Press Release - WMoto V16

Press Release - WMoto V16

Press Release

WMOTO INTRODUCING NEW “V” CLASSIC CRUISER, V16

PENANG, 11 NOVEMBER 2020 – WMoto has previously produced two bikes in the "moped" category; VE110 and WM110, and a classic motorcycle; Cub Classic. Now, MForce Bike Holdings Sdn. Bhd. has taken another big step in its growth strategy, introducing a whole new "Cruiser" namely, V16. MForce Bike Holdings Sdn. Bhd. the sole distributor and manufacturer of WMoto in Malaysia has produced V16 to suit the tastes of classic American motorcycle enthusiasts.

This 249cc 4-stroke engine is capable of achieving power as high as 19hp at 8,000 rpm and 19Nm at 6,000 rpm. The V16 is equipped with a 60-degree V-twin engine to produce a louder roar as well as for more efficient fuel consumption. Also, it has a fuel tank with a capacity of 14 liters that can move the V16 for more than 300km with one full fill.

One of the unique features for this classic motorcycle is chromed dual exhaust pipes to embrace the exclusive V16 design that comes with a muffler. Different from other "Cruiser" motors that can reach 400kg, WMoto has released a V16 weighing only 165kg for easier handling.

V16 provides you the rear shock absorber with adjusting following to your preference. Besides, the seating height is only 700mm with a soft saddle for a luxurious riding experience. The V16 armed with bright LED headlights and DRL daytime running lights as a safety feature while complying with Euro standards.

This American-style model offered at an affordable selling price of RM15,988 excludes insurance and road tax. V16 will be available at WMoto distributor premises throughout Malaysia starting 12 November 2020 onwards.

Owner of V16 can also enjoy two-years manufacturer warranty or travel distance 20,000 km (whichever comes first) and online spare parts purchase service by MForce Bike Holdings Sdn. Bhd.

Technical Specification

Engine Type 4-stroke, Air-cooled, V-Twin
Bore & Stroke Ø49 x 66mm
Displacement 249cc
Maximum Horsepower 14kW at 8,000 r/min
Maximum Torque 19Nm at 6,000 r/min
Compression Ratio 10:1
Gearbox 5-speed
Clutch Wet Multiple-plate
Fuel Supply Electronic Fuel Injection, BOSCH
Certification Euro 3
Starting Electric
Ignition Digital Ignition
Front Suspension Telescopic
Rear Suspension Adjustable Shock Absorber
Front Brake Single 320mm Disc
Rear Brake Single 280mm Disc
Front Tire 90/90-18
Rear Tire 130/90-15
Wheelbase 1520mm
Ground Clearance 160mm
Weight 165kg
Fuel Capacity 14 Liters
Battery 12V10Ah

    ABOUT WMOTO

    Mforce Bike Holdings Sdn. Bhd. is the official manufacturer and distributor of WMoto since 2018 and it is owned by our local Malaysians, Dato' Sri Tan Lean Heah. The brand development process involves the selection of motorcycle types and then brought into Malaysia, the production of prototypes, colour selection, and graphics until the overall durability test of motorcycles is done with local expertise according to the tastes of motorcycle enthusiasts in Malaysia.

    Till today, WMoto has produced various types of motorcycles and thousands of units are already in the local market. With a passion for product innovation, WMoto is determined to maintain the quality of the motor produced while providing a wonderful experience and sensation in every trip.

    WMoto has long-term plans to strengthen its research and development, production, marketing, and services to become one of the world's leading motorcycle brands in addition to developing a stronger global network.

    Media Enquiry 
    Chew Wei Xiang 
    Contact: 012 273 7433 l     Email: chew.wei.xiang@mforce.my l